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Homework

Homework/Extended Learning  is recognised as an essential part of learning at Latimer as it can help students to make more rapid progress in their studies.

All homework is logged on Show My Homework which students, parents and carers and staff all have access to.

In 2018 to 2019 homework will be set for each subject as detailed below:

Homework Timetable 2018 to 2019 

 

Year 7 and Year 8

Year 9, 10, 11

Sixth Form

Core Subjects

English

Maths

Science

Psychology

Once per week including ‘My Maths’ for Maths and Reading Log for English

Minimum once per week

Once a fortnight (Year 9)

3 hours per week

Plus compulsory wider reading for English and Science

Performing Arts

Drama

Music

Dance

 

Twice per fortnight for

all subjects

Ongoing personalised HW

Design Technology

Art

Once per term – DT

Once per fortnight – Art

Once per week

3 hours per week

Humanities

Geography

History

RS

Once every 3 weeks

Twice per fortnight

3 hours per week

Plus compulsory wider reading

ICT/BS/Media Faculty

2 projects a term – ICT

GCSE/BTEC courses in Faculty: once a fortnight

3 hours per week

Travel and Tourism

 

Once a fortnight

 

French

Weekly vocabulary learning. 

Year 9: Weekly vocabulary learning and one skills activity per fortnight

Year 10/11: Weekly vocabulary learning and one skills activity per week 

 

PE

 

GCSE/BTEC courses: twice per fortnight

Ongoing personalised HW

'Aspire', our homework support session runs daily in the Learning Resource Centre (LRC) from 3.15pm to 4.30pm and is supervised by two members of staff.  All students are welcome to attend.

Below is a link to some information that may support parents and carers: http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/parents/secondary_support/